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Psychology

Howard Gartland, PhD

Psychology: Clinical Health and Rehabilitation

Certification:

  • National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology
  • Clinical Hypnosis: American Society of Clinical Hypnosis

School:

PhD: Texas Women's University, Department of Psychology and Philosophy, Denton

Additional areas of special interest include:

  • Teaching pain management techniques
  • Relaxation skills training
  • Hypnosis for pain, fear, sleep problems, IBS and weight management
  • Coping and stress management training
  • Assessment and intervention for traumatic injuries
  • Mercyhealth Weight Management Program

More information:

Dr. Gartland specializes in Clinical Health And Rehabilitation Psychology. As a licensed psychologist, his training uniquely qualifies him to work with other health care providers to complement a patient’s medical treatment with cognitive and behavioral methods that help them more effectively manage and cope with their medical condition. He evaluates emotional, cognitive, social and interpersonal factors related to a patient’s health status and medical treatment and designs interventions to improve coping and functioning.

Dr. Gartland is a member of these patient care teams:
• Mercyhealth Weight Management Program
• Comprehensive cancer treatment program
• Outpatient cardiac rehabilitation
• Outpatient multidisciplinary pain management
• Mercyhealth Institute of Neuroscience

Get to Know Your Provider

VIDEO: Howard Gartland, PhD – Psychology (Clinical Health and Rehabilitation)

"I work with other health care providers to complement a patient’s medical treatment with cognitive and behavioral methods that help them more effectively manage and cope with their medical condition."